Partner. Specializes in municipal law with a practice focusing on the full range of land development matters. Has handled a wide variety of residential and employment projects throughout southern Ontario including large city-building projects in key downtown locations served by major transportation infrastructure. Has a particular expertise in commercial planning matters for both the private and public sector including large scale shopping centres and mixed use developments. Appears frequently before the Ontario Municipal Board and municipal councils for both private and public sector clients. Recognized as a leading practitioner by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada for Property Development and by The Best Lawyers in Canada for real estate and municipal law. Has lectured at The Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, Osgoode Hall and University of Toronto law schools, the Ontario Association of Architects, Insight and the Canadian Law Institute. Has also published articles relating to the planning process. LLB from the University of Toronto Law School; called to the Ontario Bar in 1979.